Summer is here - it’s time to refresh your wardrobe into full summer outfitting mode.
Shorts are a staple in every man’s wardrobe and an absolute essential for the hot summer months.
Smart casual has become the uniform of 2020, and shorts are the perfect item. Shorts will keep you cool and comfortable and are super versatile - you can wear them relaxed or dress them up for a more smart-casual vibe and can be easily teamed with a tee, polo or a shirt.
Find the right shorts for you:
SHORTS TO WEAR EVERYDAY
Make stretch cotton shorts your go-to for summer. This staple summer item is breathable to keep you cool and the stretch fabrication makes them comfortable and easy to wear whatever the occasion. If you like a more relaxed fit choose from up to 14 colours of the Jimmy or Benji regular fit shorts. If you like a more fitted style, opt for the Ulto Slim Fit Shorts made with extra stretch.
Classic shorts can be worn everyday with an Essential Cotton T-Shirt for a more casual vibe or styled with a button up shirt to bring you from day-to-night.
Burgundy is the colour of the season, wear the burgundy Aries Print Shirt with the Lucas Boat Shoe for the perfect smart-casual look for when you’re ready to hit the bar.
*If you’re looking for something a bit smarter for that summer evening outing, team your shorts with light weight Linen blazer – try our ***** rated Wilson Linen Blazer!
SHORTS TO KICK BACK IN
Nothing says summer chill like denim shorts – whether a BBQ, bar or the beach is calling, a classic pair of denim shorts is the perfect fit.
A t-shirt is the obvious thing to wear with denim shorts, but step it up this summer and wear them with a best-selling linen shirt - add the Harry Slip On Shoe or the Sammy Lace Up Shoe – both in tan, with a pair of sunnies and you’re ready for that chilled and comfortable summer evening.
SHORTS TO STEP UP YOUR STYLE GAME
Be the man of the hour in the most on-trend style of 2020 – check shorts. Hallett Stretch Check Short, are comfortable, breathable and stylish - perfect for the summer months ahead. A check is an effortless way to elevate your outfit by incorporating a hint of pattern, but without going over the top. Team with our Roman Stretch Muscle Polo for a classic go-to for a Friday night or daytime summer session– available in 3 colours (Navy, Black and Burgundy), so you can have a fresh new look for all your smart-casual events over the holiday season!
SHORTS TO KEEP COOL IN
For those that want to keep it simple and effortlessly chilled this summer try a pair of Linen Shorts! The Natural Thornton Linen Short, in Navy and Natural are the perfect keep cool shorts made with breathable linen. Whether it's kicking back at the weekend or heading to a smart-casual event, these versatile shorts will have you looking smart and fashionable for any BBQ or beachside bar.
*Get the Linen Look this summer and team your shorts with a Billy 100 % Pure Linen Shirt!
SHOES TO WEAR WITH SHORTS
Struggling to know what shoes to wear with your shorts? Our new Lucas Boat shoes is this summer’s key shoe that should sit hand in hand with your shorts - a versatile and staple item in every man’s wardrobe. Available in Tan, Navy and White, these can truly be paired with anything – we love to keep things easy for you!
Another smarter style shoe that will dress any shorts’ outfit, is our 100% European Suede Taylor Loafers. Try a linen shirt and a cotton stretch short for the ultimate smart-casual vibes or switch up a dresser shirt for those smart evening vibes.